Chocolate Almond Pie
Dreamy Chocolate Pie
Adapted from award winning pie recipe, easy and delicious!
Ingredients #1: NO BAKE CRUST
1½ cup raw almonds
1 cup medjool dates, pitted
1/3 cup cocoa powder
2 Tbsp ground flax (optional)
½ tsp almond extract (optional)
½ tsp salt
3 Tbsp non-dairy milk (add more as needed)
Directions: In a food processor, process the nuts until small. Add dates, cocoa, flax and salt and pulse process again to combine. Add milk until the mixture will stick together. Line a pie plate with mixture, pressing up sides to fill.
Ingredients #2: FILLING
1 cup non-dairy chocolate chips
12 oz silken tofu, firm or extra firm
½ cup pure maple syrup
1 cup natural almond butter
Directions: In a food processor, combine tofu and maple syrup. Process until smooth. Add nut butter and process again until smooth. Melt chocolate using a double boiler or microwave in a glass dish one minute at a time until melted. Add melted chocolate to processor and combine well scraping down sides as needed. Pour onto pie crust and chill several hours until firm. Decorate with fresh berries or nuts. Slices and freezes well.
GLUTEN FREE / VEGAN